Your Roots -- Electronic Dance HITS THE AIRWAVES
Visuals by Ladyroll
Campus and Community Radio Association (NCRA/ANREC) has announced
the dates for the Dig Your Roots concert series in the Electronic
Dance genre. The five shows will be broadcast nationally on participating
campus and community radio stations. They are to take place across
Canada as follows:
April 16, Halifax, NS --
Club Vortex, 2215 Gottigen St.
April 18, Montréal, QC -- SAT, 1195 St. Laurent
April 20, Guelph, ON -- Bookshelf Ebar, 41 Québec St.
April 22, Winnipeg, MB -- Pyramid Cabaret, 176 Fort St.
April 24, Vancouver, BC -- Video In Studios, 1965 Main St.
Drop by the shows
for your chance to win free CDs! All door proceeds will benefit the
artists. You can also buy the Dig Your Roots T-shirts (thanks to Triple
Five Soul) as well as their first chapbook: "some stuff on canadian
spoken word & indie publishing" (Joe Blades, editor, Broken
In all cases, all broadcasts
will start and end at the following times:
6:00-8:00 pm Pacific
7:00-9:00 pm Mountain
8:00-10:00 pm Central
9:00-11:00 pm Eastern
10:30 pm - 12:00 am Newfoundland
For more information, including
a list of participating stations and works from all of the artists,
Dig Your Roots/Découvre
Tes Racines is a Canadian talent development initiative coordinated
by the National Campus and Community Radio
Association/l'Association nationale des radios étudiantes et
communautaires (NCRA/ANREC), with funding provided by Corus Entertainment
Inc. The project aims to promote Canadian artists specializing in
musical genres that are under-represented in the commercial radio
sector. As the not-for-profit national association of organizations
and individuals committed to volunteer-based, community-oriented radio
broadcasting in Canada, the NCRA/ANREC is dedicated to providing resources
and concrete, meaningful support towards the enhanced recognition
and development of Independent Canadian music artists. Dig Your Roots.
Discover Your Culture. Grow a Consciousness.